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๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Pajaro Valley Pride
๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Santa Cruz Pride
๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Conexiones of Santa Cruz County (program of the Diversity Center)
๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Diversity Center - We are helping people to connect with one another in the LGBTQ+ community, and to get help with emotional support, mental health issues, groceries, food delivery, exercise, and fun discussion groups.
๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Lionel Cantรบ Queer Center of the University of Santa Cruz
๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Our Gente is a multi-faceted project that includes community and agency trainings, monthly support groups for youth ages 16-24, and community events all steered by the Queer & Trans Youth Collective. Our Gente offers a safer space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer & questioning, intersex and asexual youth living in Monterey County.
๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Queer Youth Leadership Awards
๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Queer Youth Task Force of Santa Cruz CountyA vibrant community where every youth thrives in their expression of actual or perceived sexual orientation and gender identity.
๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Queer Youth Updates Newsletter a great way to stay in touch with the community virtually 
๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€โšง๏ธ Trans* support groups listed by the Diversity Center
๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€โšง๏ธ Trans Teen Project Supporting transgender youth through personal self-expression, social networking, and community-wide education
๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ University of California LGBTQI Association